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DU students remember victims of Gujarat riots

February 27th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Stressing on communal harmony, a group of Delhi University students Monday staged a street play calling for justice to the victims of Gujarat riots 10 ... Read more...

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‘101 things’ - a door to the world of Indian police

December 28th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Why do we need police, what is meant by police powers, if a police officer asks me to go to the police station do I ... Read more...

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Indian police system needs reforming: Toronto Police chief Alok Mukherjee

December 5th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 5 (IANS) Toronto Police Board chairman Alok Mukherjee, the highest-ranking public servant of Indian origin in Canada, wants India to quickly roll back its colonial-style policing system for ... Read more...

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Peter Varghese welcomes action against Victoria police officers involved in racist e-mail

October 29th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): Australian High Commissioner Peter Varghese has welcomed the strong action taken by the Victoria Police in dismissing four officers following disciplinary hearings in relation to the circulation ... Read more...

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Extend regular police system to Uttarakhand hills: Court

September 18th, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Upholding a death sentence, the Supreme Court has said that villagers in the hilly districts of Uttarakhand should have the "protection and services of the regular police" ... Read more...

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Russia to reform police system

September 12th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has approved a plan that seeks an overhaul of the country's police system in order to curb corruption and usurpation of power, the ... Read more...

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Lilavati Hospital chief alleges ’tilted’ probe into murderous attack

August 18th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) The renowned Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre was at the centre of an ugly row among its trustees with a top official Wednesday accusing Mumbai Police of "tilted" ... Read more...

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Victoria report calls for overhaul of police system to counter racism claims

March 18th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar.18 (ANI): A new report has said that there is a need for a major overhaul in investigations of police brutality and racism in the Australian state of Victoria.The "inadequate" watchdog ... Read more...

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Moily advocates revamp of country’s police system

February 19th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minister M. Veerappa Moily on Friday advocated a revamp of the entire police system in the country in keeping with the changing times.Addressing ... Read more...

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Ruchika Case: Court rejects Rathore’s anticipatory bail plea

December 30th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Panchkula (Haryana), Dec 30 (ANI): A Panchkula court on Wednesday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of former Haryana Director General of Police (DGP) SPS Rathore.The court said no anticipatory bail would be ... Read more...

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Expansion of paramilitary indicates inadequacies in state police : Chidambaram

October 27th, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram said here on Tuesday that massive expansion of the central police forces (CPF) is indicative of inadequacies of state police.Addressing the ... Read more...

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Haryana gears up for Commonwealth Games, to raise commando unit

August 17th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) With an eye to the 2010 Commonwealth Games, Haryana will raise a fourth commando unit among a slew of steps being taken to beef up security in ... Read more...

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UK terror probe panel chief keen on learning from India

July 31st, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) India has been asked to share "good practices" on counter-terrorism strategies as part of a UK parliamentary panel's inquiry into the 2005 London subway ... Read more...

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India offers to train Ugandan police

June 25th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) India has sought details of request made by Uganda for training its police officials in ballistic, according to an official release. During a meeting with visiting Ugandan Minister ... Read more...

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Shariah court becomes operational in Swat

March 18th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Mar 18 (ANI): A Shariah court has started operating in Matta Tehsil of Swat Valley today.A total of 24 cases were filed at the court out of which two were ... Read more...

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Swat lawyers concerned over Sufis warning against judiciary

March 18th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Mar. 18 (ANI): Lawyers associations have expressed serious concern over TNSM chief Sufi Mohammads warning to the Swat lower judiciary against attending courts in the Valley. The Swat District Bar ... Read more...

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Mumbai could have been a small incident: anti-terror expert

February 24th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) Last year's terrorist attacks on Mumbai could have been turned into a "relatively small incident" if the city police force had been well-resourced and -equipped, an Indian strategic ... Read more...

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More police reform required in Rajasthan (Comment)

November 9th, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
It's election time in Rajasthan again. Once more the hopefuls will make their promises. Once more the people will vote in the hope that this time the minimum guarantees of a peaceful ... Read more...

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India must join International Criminal Court: expert

August 9th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 9 (IANS) India must become a signatory to the International Criminal Court (ICC) statute, said Rajya Sabha member E.M. Sudarsana Natchiappan here Saturday, adding that "our police forces and agencies ... Read more...

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British police to examine Scarlette Keeling’s body

April 3rd, 2008 - 3:05 pm ICT by admin
London, April 3 (IANS) British police are to conduct a third post-mortem later Thursday on the body of teenager Scarlette Keeling, who was found raped and murdered on a beach in Goa. ... Read more...

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Fiona wants Goa police sued for botching her daughter Scarlettes murder case

April 3rd, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by admin
London, Apr 3 (ANI): Fiona MacKeown, the mother of British teenager Scarlette Keeling who was found dead at a Goa beach on February 18, has said that she wanted the Goa ... Read more...

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Canadian Pakistanis hail Zardari for `master stroke’

March 25th, 2008 - 12:10 pm ICT by admin
Toronto, March 25 (IANS) Calling Yousaf Raza Gillani's installation as Pakistan premier "a master stroke" by Asif Ali Zardari, Canadian Pakistanis have urged President Pervez Musharraf to resign now. "If he doesn't ... Read more...

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Oz police system overhaul may head offshore

January 22nd, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Jan.22 (ANI): The Australian Federal Police has said that it is likely to spend 84 million dollars for an overhaul of its core policing system to be sent offshore. An AFP spokeswoman ... Read more...

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2-year-old girl slapped with speeding ticket!

November 14th, 2007 - 10:24 am ICT by admin

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